Attempted Robbery & Assault | VideoSarahbeth Ackerman | 11/20/2012
Witnesses say the assault happened in the parking lot of the business and they described the suspect as a black male in his 20s. He demanded money from the employee. And then assaulted her.
Police are raising awareness about how to protect yourself if you are ever faced with a similar situation.
"If you got a parking lot that`s not very well lit, maybe call the police department, ask for an escort or if you got another co worker or a friend to say, `Hey can you hang out until I`m gone?` Something like that," said detective Matt McCloud.
This case is still under investigation. If you have have more information, please call Minot police at 701-852-0111.